Magicians of the Earth (1988)

Magicians of the Earth
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 2hr
Genres Documentary
Keywords episodic
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
David Byrne Music n/a 120781 8000001
Graham Wyse Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Belinda Cowdy Editor n/a 172 7000001
Tony Wilson Cinematographer cinematography 402 6000001
Fernando Trueba Producer n/a 3 3000001
Philip Haas Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Philip Haas Director n/a 2 2000001
An examination of several ancient art forms. "The Giant Woman and the Lightning Man" examines the work of two distinct groups of Australian aboriginal artists, the desert ground painters and the forest bark painters. "Woman's Secret" introduces the work of Papua New Guinean painter Nera Jambruko. "Young Man's Dream" explores the hand-carved wooden tomb sculptures of southern Madagascar.